Last Lap: Actors From The Sopranos Remember James Gandolfini

Marlon Wayans sizzles in The Heat, Russell Brand seeks a wife, and the Fifty Shades Of Grey film gets a release date.

  • Stars from The Sopranos reunited in New York City to say goodbye to James Gandolfini during his funeral. The show’s star suddenly suffered a fatal heart attack last week in Italy. [TMZ]
  • Marlon Wayans is all for female buddy comedies, and feels that more actresses should jump into the arena. Watch the clip below for more on his role with Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock in The Heat.
  • Russell Brand is on the hunt for a new wife. She apparently has to be “sexually adventurous” in order to be a suitable companion. [Perez Hilton]
  • And the Fifty Shades anticipation shows no signs of abating, as the film adaptation has an official release date. The flick is set to hit theaters August 1, 2014. Until then, peep the clip below to see fans chat about the scenes they can’t wait to see. [MTV]

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